Landstar Names Lorber Employee of the Month

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Jacksonville , Florida (NASDAQ-LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation capacity, has named Lisa Lorber June Employee of the Month at the company's Jacksonville Service Center .

Lorber joined Landstar Carrier Services in 2002 as a card services representative in Permits, Licensing and Cards, where she works to solve settlement card issues. Lorber demonstrated her outstanding skills during a recent computer conversion that involved Landstar's network of independent agents and business capacity owners (BCOs).

"Lisa worked with agents and BCOs who called in with questions or needed reassurance that the operation wouldn't disrupt their business,” said her department manager Kathy Helmly. "She did an outstanding job.”

"Lisa rose to the challenge and put forth an extraordinary effort to get the job done,” said Landstar President and COO Henry Gerkens. " She makes a difference, and Landstar is fortunate to have her. ”

Lorber and her husband Kevin live in Middleburg, Florida, and like to ride all-terrain vehicles in their spare time.

Landstar System, Inc. delivers safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers throughout North America . The company identifies and fulfills shippers' needs through the coordination of individual businesses comprised of independent sales agents, business capacity owners, and other transportation capacity providers. The term, business capacity owner, refers to Landstar's independent contractors who operate a small business and provide the equipment necessary to haul freight.

Landstar's carrier group, which is comprised of Landstar Gemini, Inc., Landstar Inway, Inc., Landstar Ligon, Inc., Landstar Ranger, Inc. and Landstar Carrier Services, Inc., delivers excellence in complete over-the-road transportation services. Landstar's multimodal group, which is comprised of Landstar Express America, Inc. and Landstar Logistics, Inc., provides expedited, contract logistics and intermodal transportation services. All Landstar operating companies are certified to ISO 9001:2000 quality management system standards. Landstar System, Inc.'s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock Market® under the symbol LSTR.